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What COVID-19 has taught us about the importance of purpose

Purpose is especially important a year into this pandemic, when people are tired, stressed and looking for meaning.

Top 10: New goldfish crackers and a Fresh Market IPO

Pepperidge Farm and Ferrero have created new snacks, The Fresh Market plans to go public and $1.9T COVID-19 relief plan helps restaurants.

Want to improve your company culture? Try happiness

Happiness seems like an obvious good, but too many workplaces don't value it. Here's how you can change that.

How Idahoan Foods pivoted its marketing strategy to drive consumer loyalty with new households over the past year
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In this Q&A, Idahoan Foods’ Vice President of Retail Marketing and Business Development Ryan Ellis discusses how the company uses product sampling and culinary inspiration to stay connected with consumers.

“Mission to Mars” project helps boost engagement during remote learning

How to create a hands-on, engaging project, even during the pandemic

Are you ageist?

Ageism is pervasive yet not often discussed. It's time to change that in our hearts, minds and business practices.

Small actions to help you live better every day

Small habits add up, and these will help you be healthier, happier, more engaged and also more successful at work.

The pandemic has dramatically altered the way Americans snack

The pandemic emerged to disrupt consumers’ food and beverage purchase and consumption routines and significantly alter the current nature of snacking in America.

How well do you maintain long-term professional relationships with those in your network?

The most recent SmartBrief on Leadership poll question: How well do you maintain long-term professional relationships with those in your network?

How to help students with dyslexia navigate online college

Some students, including my son, are choosing not to enroll, but help is available for those who want to continue working towards their degree.

Crave-worthy snacks and appetizers are a perfect companion to the season’s big games, on- or off-premises
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Consumers are craving comfort and variety from restaurants, and Idahoan Tater Tumblers Appetizer Mix offers a simple starting point for a crispy fried dish that can be customized to suit any menu.

4 takeaways from the AHIP policy conference

Policy priorities expected to gain traction as the pandemic wanes.

Q&A: Pompeian’s marketing innovation director discusses eliminating confusion in the olive oil aisle through education and innovation
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Pompeian has expanded its product lineup with new olive oil and vinegar varieties that aim to boost consumer confidence in the aisle and offer home cooks a product for every unique taste preference and cooking occasion.

Driving equity through holistic student support

Here’s how the Oakland Unified School District is using technology to create equity through holistic student support.

Burnout's a big problem. Start solving it through your team

Burnout is an organizational problem, and because teams are so vital to organizations, teams are where burnout must be addressed.